Chief Operating Officer
Michele has lived in Orlando for 32 years and was a founding member of SOJC. She has served as president of SOJC and now volunteers as its Chief Operating Officer. Her family are active members of SOJC and her six children have attended religious school, celebrated B'nei Mitzvot, Marriages, and Brit Milah with our SOJC community. She is passionate about,
and is committed to, the Jewish community of Southwest Orlando. She is often the first person a new member will meet, and she is always available to answer questions or respond to the needs of our congregants.
Director of Youth Education
Jodi Abrache has been a leader in the Central Florida community for two decades. She started her journey in 2000 as an operations leader at the Walt Disney Company. In 2010, Jodi reunited with her passion for education as an Early Childhood professional at the Rosen JCC and also later the Roth JCC. During this time she also engaged herself as an SOJC Board of Directors member and served as the Education Committee Co-Chair.
Jodi and her family have been members of SOJC for ten years and her children have grown up in the Religious School. Jodi is passionate about Jewish education and committed to providing a positive and meaningful experience for all of our SOJC children and families.
Rachel is a Virginia transplant. While in Virginia, Rachel was a Madricha throughout high school. During college, she created a library/reading program for Pre-K through 2nd grade. She has a passion for music, Judaism, mental health and Disney. She is looking forward to working with temple youth and encouraging them to be their best Jewish selves.